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Published: 01 July 2004

300 Pages


ISBN: 9780199273720

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Beliefs and the Dead in Reformation England

Peter Marshall

  • Major new contribution to the understanding of Reformation mentalities and beliefs
  • First comprehensive study of the Protestant reformers' attempts to stamp out the belief in purgatory.
  • Includes compelling analysis of the cultural meanings of ghosts in sixteenth-century England